Knightsbridge Tankers Limited (VLCCF) Ex-Dividend Date Scheduled for August 26, 2013
Knightsbridge Tankers Limited ( VLCCF ) will begin trading ex-dividend on August 26, 2013. A cash dividend payment of $0.175 per share is scheduled to be paid on September 10, 2013. Shareholders who purchased VLCCF stock prior to the ex-dividend date are eligible for the cash dividend payment. This marks the 5th quarter that VLCCF has paid the same dividend. At the current stock price of $8.16, the dividend yield is 8.58%.
The previous trading day's last sale of VLCCF was $8.16, representing a -6.74% decrease from the 52 week high of $8.75 and a 65.18% increase over the 52 week low of $4.94.
VLCCF is a part of the Consumer Services sector, which includes companies such as Carnival Plc ADS ( CUK ) and Carnival Corporation ( CCL ). VLCCF's current earnings per share, an indicator of a company's profitability, is -$2.75. Zacks Investment Research reports VLCCF's forecasted earnings growth in 2013 as -98.08%, compared to an industry average of -4%.
For more information on the declaration, record and payment dates, visit the VLCCF Dividend History page.